Yearly Archives: 2012

Edgartown selectmen race the clock on tax rate

Delays in state certification leave town officials scrambling to get tax bills out.

Tisbury’s Tashmoo Spring Building now available for events

Tisbury's newly renovated Tashmoo Spring Building received an occupancy permit on May 18.


A photo published in the May 17 Calendar section, in the article "Fashion, tea, and flowers," referred incorrectly to the origin of the clothes worn by Basia Jaworska Silva.

Business Brief: Squash Meadow completes LEED house in Vineyard Haven

Squash Meadow Construction completed a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified home in Vineyard Haven.

Business Brief: Rhode Island Fast Ferry will add new vessel to...

The new 150-passenger ferry designed by Incat Crowther of Australia will have the latest in seakeeping technology and provide enhanced comfort.

Martha’s VIneyard District court report

May 15, 2012 Denice B. Bobbitt, Holbrook; DOB 3/22/73, OUI-liquor or .08%: dismissed at the request of the Commonwealth; moped violation: not responsible; possession of...

Rising Tide riding out tough times

Facing a funding shortfall, Martha's Vineyard's therapeutic riding program appeals for help.

After 46 years on the job, Beverly Tucker retires

Beverly Tucker hung up her Martha's Vineyard Hospital kitchen apron after 46 years.

New Martha’s Vineyard Museum emerges from the undergrowth

The first step of the Museum's master plan for the site has been completed: the building has been purchased with no mortgage.

Wild Side: Garlic mustard threatens to take hold on Martha’s Vineyard

Unchecked, garlic mustard can shove aside all kinds of native plants, including trees.